Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Pride And Prejudice - 30 great opening lines in literature
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a
good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” Jane Austen: Pride and Prejudice (1813) Picture: Alamy